The University of Southern California Gould School of Law is seeking a visiting clinical professor (at a rank appropriate to experience and current position) to run the Law School's Intellectual Property and Technology Law Clinic (“IPTLC”), on an interim basis beginning during summer 2018 (ideally, beginning July 1, 2018) and continuing during the academic year while the school conducts a more comprehensive national search for a full-time clinical faculty member who will serve as the Director of the IPTLC. (The interim director may apply for the Director position as well.)
The holder of this position will be responsible for all aspects of running the Clinic, including: course planning and teaching; curriculum development; individual case and project work; client selection; intensive supervision and mentoring of law students in representing clients; clinic administration.
Applicants should have:
- A Juris Doctorate degree;
- An excellent academic record;
- At least five years of relevant practice experience;
- Experience in intellectual property and technology law;
- Been admitted to the California Bar;
- Excellent analytical and writing skills; and
- An aptitude for student supervision.
Prior teaching experience is desirable.
The salary range is commensurate with experience, plus USC offers a competitive benefits package. The position will begin in the summer of 2018 (approximately July 1, 2018).
To learn more about other IPTLC, please visit: http://iptlc.usc.edu
Applications may be addressed to the USC Gould Clinical Appointments Committee and should consist of a letter describing your interest in the Interim Director position, relevant practice experience, a resume, and the names and contact information of three references. To apply, please visit this website: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/visiting-professor-of-the-intellectual-property-and-technology-law-clinic/1209/8190143.
Employer Type: Education
Job Location: Los Angeles, California